Certificate in Criminal psychology

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Why do people commit crimes?

There are many different theories and approaches to understanding the origins of criminal behaviour. These range from social learning theories to labelling theory and individual differences. It is important to understand different theories in order to nurture a broad understanding of how crime is conceptualised. Once this is in place you can better understand the thoughts and behaviours of criminals and people who cross the boundary of what is considered acceptable in society.   

Study this course to develop your understanding of criminal psychology and how psychology is used in law enforcement and crime prevention.

  • Learn criminal psychology in this unique course
  • Understand your clients with issues with crime and behaviour
  • Understand aggression
  • Build your understanding of people
  • Save money and time, study at home

Who should study this?

  • Welfare officers
  • Youth workers
  • Counsellors
  • Psychologists
  • Support workers
  • Advocates
  • Legal employees
Course Details

Study Duration:

This online Criminal psychology course takes approximately 200 hours to complete, but you have full access for 12 months to suit your self-paced learning.

Study Method:

100% Online

Start Date:

Enrol whenever you see fit.

Fees & Charges:

Shouldn’t be a problem now with 2 easy options: Upfront Payment or a Flexible Payment Plan (from $25 per week).

Core Modules
  • Introduction to Criminal Psychology
  • Psychological approaches to understanding crime
  • Psychology and understanding serious crimes
  • Mental disorder and crime 1 …Learning disabilities and crime
  • Mental Disorder and Crime 2 (Psychopathy)
  • Gender and Crime
  • Youth and Crime
  • Psychology and the Police
  • Psychology in the Courtroom
  • Psychology and Crime Prevention
  • Learning specific skills
  • Listening & bonding
  • Reflection
  • Questioning
  • Interview techniques
  • Changing beliefs and normalising
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